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Repairing is the process of fixing any sort of problem that arises out of a situation. It usually refers to mechanical or electrical systems as well as any other type of computer or physical infrastructure system.

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DC Power Jack for ASUS K501UX

I've been searching for a replacement power jack for my ASUS K501UX laptop. This take-apart video is quite helpful, but I've not been able to find the replacement part that I need. This part was ...
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Can I repair/reuse a dying hard drive?

I have a harddrive that's giving lots of read/write I/O errors, bad sectors, general malfunctioning. It's a 2 TB caviar green Western Digital. The disk is dying, not dead, so it's recognized by my ...
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Error 0xc000000e (blue Windows Recovery screen) after running Memtest86

I recently reformatted my PC. Since then I had started randomly experiencing memory usage spikes, to the point where the PC would become unusable. I figured I might have damaged the RAM, so I ran ...
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Automatically 'brute force' a few bytes to recover a corrupt file

Does anyone out there know of a way to brute force values at a particular offset in a file? It's 4 consecutive bytes which would need to be brute forced. I know the correct SHA-1 of the corrupt file. ...
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Dropped AC adapter on laptop with lid closed from a height of about 10cm [closed]

The adapter weighs less than 300g. There are no visible damage on the lid. The screen also seems fine. If there are no damage now, is it safe to say the risks of getting issues in the future is the ...
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corrupted winload.efi in a windows 10 copy

I have got a mini computer with 32Gb of internal storage. Windows 10 takes at least 20Gb and the disk is now full. So I decided to move the system to an external HDD SSD drive, using minitool ...
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What happens if I use lower amperage in “input”?

I have problem now. I want to ask what happened. I bought new charger for my HP compaq nc6400. My charger stats... 60W Input : 100V-240V~1.7A Output : 18,5V = 3,5 A (HP supported) I used.... 90W ...
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Corrupted installer cache | Manually repair Office without losing user settings

Problem On a Windows 2008 Terminal Server no patches can be installed for Office 2010. The installer cache seems to be corrupted. Question Is there a way to manually repair the office 2010 ...
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How can I repair seeking in an .mp4 video

I have a video that I downloaded. It runs, but if I try to use the seek function in VLC to skip ahead, the picture goes to grayscale for a few seconds, and I may have to make another skip to get it to ...
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is it possible to Repair DRAM with test error result

Is it possible to Repair DRAM with test error problem? for example excluding bad block from module, i mean intentionally excluding bad areas so that they ignored and not populated in whole module ...
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xfs_repair is stuck - safe to kill it?

Centos 6.9 So, I had two 40TB volumes fail, at least nominally, after reconfiguring the raid they're a part of. The raid volumes are ok, but when mounting them, one reported "can't read superblock", ...
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How severe is my laptop liquid damaged? [closed]

Okay guys so I was cleaning my laptop with 70% medicinal alcohol, and I accidently spilt I'd say 1-2 teaspoon on the keyboard. I then unplugged it immeadiately and shut it down. Without any further ...
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What should I do if I got Static Guard in my PC?

I was upgrading a component in my computer a few minutes ago, and decided to clean off some of the dust while I had it open. I intended to do this with compressed air, but I accidentally used a can of ...
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How can I splice these two laptop power supply cords together?

My laptop power supply cord stopped working. I had it wired directly into the "plug-and-play" plug that plugs into the motherboard of my laptop due to not being able to get a replacement power jack. ...
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Why does right side of my laptop screen display appear black?

I have a HP laptop with Windows 7 as the OS. I don't know why but since some time the right side of the display looks black. It looks like this: And, I think if you zoom on, you can see that the ...

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